355 Proceedings for offences

(1)

Despite anything to the contrary in section 25 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011, the limitation period in respect of an offence against this Act or any regulations made under it ends on the date that is 2 years after the date on which the offence was committed.

(1A)

Despite subsection (1), the limitation period in respect of an offence against section 113 or 118 ends on the date that is 5 years after the date on which the offence was committed.

(2)

Only a gambling inspector or a constable may file a charging document for an offence against this Act.

Section 355: replaced, on 1 July 2013, by section 413 of the Criminal Procedure Act 2011 (2011 No 81).

Section 355(1A): inserted, on 21 October 2015, by section 29 of the Gambling Amendment Act (No 2) 2015 (2015 No 90).